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Pre-Columbian Bird Whistle, Manteno Culture

Pre-Columbian Bird Whistle, Manteno Culture

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A beautiful flute, very likely from the Manteno culture of Equador. You can see the beak, two eyes, one leg because the other is missing, and ofcourse the wings.

Culture & Year: Manteno Culture, Ecuador, 800 - 1200 AD.

Provenance: Private Collection, Nysø Estate in Denmark. Pharmaceutical familly acquired it on travels to the South-Americas in the 1880's.

Conditon: Fine. Small chips at leg and wing. See pictures.

Height: 8.5 cm
Width: 7.2 cm
Length: 12.1 cm

Low stock: 1 left

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